Illustration for article titled Beware the tiny monsters lurking in your popcorn

These fluffy creatures invade movie theaters and sleepovers, disguising themselves among their edible doppelgängers. Their one weakness: an irresistible attraction to the smell of butter, which occasionally causes them to forget their mission and end up crunched between a set of human chompers.


This photo, titled simply "Popcorn," is by Ibon Mainar.

Popcorn [Ibon Mainar via SF MOMA]

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